Honoring Women's Work

As March, and Women’s History Month, quickly comes to a close, there are still great opportunities to support women’s work in music in concerts across the country!   The Women Composers Festival of Hartford (Connecticut) will hold their annual event this year from March 30-April 2.  This year the Festival will host Paula Matthusen as Composer-In-Residence with Guest Ensemble forty/sixty.  The keynote speaker is Elizabeth Wood, and one of the pioneering feminist musicologists who helped pave the way for the rediscovery of many forgotten women composers. The weekend of events will include many concerts as well as lectures, workshops, panels, and opportunities…